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Educators Join New Fight to Block Guns in Schools

February 28, 2017 - 4:42pm
A growing number of educators are lobbying against bills to allow guns in schools as some lawmakers argue for arming school personnel to protect students.
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Districts, Advocates Warily Await Health-Care Law Overhaul

February 28, 2017 - 4:30pm
Scrapping or significantly revamping the Affordable Care Act—a Republican priority—could affect everything from student mental-health services to the hiring of substitute teachers.
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Weighing Special Ed. as a School Choice Option

February 28, 2017 - 4:27pm
Making federal aid for students with disabilities has been on the drawing board in conservative circles for years, and the new education secretary has voiced some support for the concept.
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Congress May Turn Focus to Higher Ed. Law's Renewal

February 28, 2017 - 4:26pm
Federal lawmakers are again taking a close look at the Higher Education Act, with broad implications for K-12 issues such as college access for low-income students.
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How to End the Charter Schools War

February 28, 2017 - 4:25pm
In order to resolve the rancorous debate, charters must reconnect with their original purpose, writes Ron Wolk.
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The Fight Over Charter Schools Is a Distraction

February 28, 2017 - 4:25pm
Teachers' unions and charter school advocates must join in solidarity for greater education equity, writes Jia Lok Pratt.
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Trusting a Digital Game to Find Middle Ground

February 28, 2017 - 3:54pm
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Teaching in a Sharply Divided Community

February 28, 2017 - 3:53pm
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Ensuring All Students Can Voice Opinions

February 28, 2017 - 3:53pm
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Amid Partisan Divide, Teachers Turn to Digital Game for Civics Lessons

February 28, 2017 - 3:53pm
As they wrestle with how best to engage students in learning about a sharply divided U.S. government, teachers are finding middle ground in a digital game.
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Five Predictions for Education in 2017

February 28, 2017 - 10:24am
Here is what’s ahead for school choice, ed tech, and more, according to the CEO of a personalized-learning company.
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Indiana House OKs bill on prayer in schools

February 28, 2017 - 8:44am
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